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Mitigatin areas in the northern section of West Lake Park
Mitigation areas in the northern section of West Lake Park. 

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Mitigation area in the southern part of West Lake Park
Mitigation area in the southern section of the park.

Loading the bolders on a barge for the rip rap shoreline protection
Loading the barge with bolders for the rip rap shoreline protection.
Unloading the bolding into the rip rap
Unloading the bolders into the rip rap concrete frame.

Close up of the bolders in the concrete frame
The completed rip rap containing the bolders that will protect the shoreline from erosion.
Long view taken from the Intracoastal Bridge of the rip rap
View from the Sheridan Streeet Intracoastal Bridge of the rip rap. 

Removing the exotic vegetation
Removing the exotic vegetation.
Replanting with native species to create an upland hammock
Replanting with native vegetation to create an upland hammock.

Native species planted in the southern area of the park.
Native species planted in the southern area of the park.
Aerial view looking north of West Lake Park
Aerial view of the park looking northwest with the mitigation work completed.